Smash Series Amiibo Announced For New Ultimate Playable Characters

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With the Onion Kingdom in trouble once more thanks to the Onion King reading aloud from the "Necronomnomicon", you'll be drafted in to deal with an army of "doughy but dangerous" undead bread, The Unbread. Like on other platforms, gamers on Switch will be able to play against their counterparts on other consoles, as well as the PC (although Sony is blocking cross-platform play with PS4 owners). Many believed the game would arrive in time for the launch of Nintendo's paid online multiplayer service in September.

1740: After an exhausting amount of new information for Super Smash Bros Ultimate, Nintendo has also revealed a new Gamecube Controller peripheral coming to Switch. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate will feature every single playable character that has ever been introduced in previous games, along with a few new characters. "I think the main thing is, as people have probably realized by now - we show things when we think we're ready to show them", Trinen said.

Changes have also been made to the classic cast. Cappy is along for the ride with Mario, as well as Builder and Wedding outfits.

While the Inkling and Ridley amiibo were shown off on the stream, a Daisy amiibo was also confirmed to be in the works and will be revealed before the game's official release on December 7. Bomberman even cameos as as an assist trophy. You can also pair up two Nintendo Switch systems and delight in this dynamic play style, such as in the new Toad's Rec Room mode.

The upcoming Super Smash Bros. game for the Nintendo Switch, Super Smash Bros.

But it added that Ridley - a dragon-like villain from the Metroid franchise - would be included for the first time. Fire Emblem: Three Houses has the same turn-based combat as other games in the series, but it looks much nicer on the Switch. It's due in Spring 2019.

Super Mario Party is a party game that lets multiple players go through minigames and compete with one another.

The CNET team is at E3 in Los Angeles, and will be following up with on-site reporting throughout the week.

A big surprise of the Nintendo E3 2018 conference was the announcement of Super Mario Party, which was heavily rumored but not greatly talked upon.

1705: Reggie Fils-Aime has appeared on stream to share more news on Pokemon Let's Go Pikachu and Let's Go Eevee. Ultimate. Nearly twenty minutes of the presentation were dedicated to revealing the impressive roster and detailing the changes and additions to each fighter.

RPG entry Xenoblade Chronicles 2 is scoring some prequel DLC called Torna: The Golden Country. It'll be available September 21 as a standalone title on the eShop and at retailers, and about a week earlier on September 14 for owners of the game's $29 Expansion Pass.

Available now for free download. The Switch has also become a thriving home for indie games, and Hollow Knight, Overcooked 2 and Killer Queen Black were also given a piece of the spotlight.

Another small but long-awaited information that Firs-Aime provided is that Octopath Traveler is finally releasing this summer, on July 13th.

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